• Rated as Papua New Guinea’s top Business and Management School;
• Recognized by Eduniversal International Scientific Committee as one of the top 1,000 Business Schools;
• A Member of the prestigious Association of Asia-Pacific Business Schools (AAPSB), and the Commonwealth Organization
of Learning (COL), Canada;
• Recognized by the Asian Association of Schools of Business International; and
• The University of Papua New Guinea’s School of Business and Public Policy has a proven reputation for producing CEOs,
Senior Managers, and Entrepreneurs for local and global markets.
The current School of Business and Public Policy (SBPP) was established in 2002. The School is one of the five Schools at the University. The other Schools are the School of Humanities and Social Sciences, School of Natural and Physical Sciences, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, and School of Law.
The University of Papua New Guinea and the School of Business and Public Policy (SBPP) are the major beneficiaries of the Pacific Leadership and Governance Precinct (PLGP), which is an agreement signed between the Governments of Papua New Guinea and Australia. Through this agreement, the School:
• has secured a new state-of-the-art building, with latest international standard technology and facilities;
• is supported by the Development Policy Centre (DPC), Crawford School of Public Policy, Australian National University
(ANU), to conduct the School’s undergraduate and Postgraduate Economics and Public Policy Management programs.
Five lecturers from ANU are working with the School, on a fulltime basis, to train local human resources. Further, in
collaboration with ANU, the University and the School organize various research activities, the annual “PNG Update”
Conference, an annual students’ study tour to ANU, and other initiatives;
• is supported by James Cook University to build human resource capacity through a twinning arrangements;
• has prepared a Strategic Plan for the period 2019-2023;
• has realigned its curriculum, and has ensured that all of its programs are relevant for the contemporary period; and
• is focusing on producing high quality human resources to enhance the development of the nation.
The School has strong partnerships with international and local professional organisations and industry.
The School is inviting applications for the following Postgraduate Programs:
• Executive Master of Business Administration (E-MBA);
• MBA-CPA Program;
• Master of Human Resources Management (MHRM);
• Graduate Diploma in Economic and Public Policy (GDEPP) leading to a Master of Economic and Public Policy
(MEPP) – supported by the Development Policy Centre, ANU; and
• Graduate Diploma in Corporate Governance (GDCG) – with the support of the Bank of Papua New Guinea.
The program aims at preparing high quality Directors to serve on various Boards and Councils of both public
and private sector organisations.
A separate Application Form must be submitted for each program. All completed Application Forms should accompany the original receipt for payment of the
Application Fee of K250 into the following account: The University of Papua New Guinea A/C No.1000584013, BSP Bank, Waigani. Potential applicants are
encouraged to discuss their intention to take up the Masters Program of their choice, with the School.
Applications for the above Postgraduate Programs will close on Wednesday, 30 September, 2020.
Ms. Eshwin Enoch